Novo Nordisk

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Novo Nordisk Reviews

Updated Jul 28, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.7 149 reviews

92% Approve of the CEO

Novo Nordisk President and CEO Lars Rebien Sørensen

Lars Rebien Sørensen

(95 ratings)

81% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance apply only for lower level jobs (in 17 reviews)

  • good products, good base, decent bonus structure, great benefits (in 13 reviews)


Cons
  • The issue of work life balance is major and not something they are big on (in 9 reviews)

  • It's becoming more like big pharma operationally and strategically (in 4 reviews)

More Highlights
149 Employee Reviews
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    Great Company

    Safety Data Specialist (Former Employee) Princeton, NJ

    ProsAwesome facility, staff and management. Lots of special days and occasions to make staff feel appreciated.

    ConsDealing with irate clients can be draining

    Advice to Senior ManagementDon't exclude your temporary workers so much. They do most of the work!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Company that stays true to its values

    Project Manager (Current Employee) Bagsværd (Denmark)

    ProsThe company culture and values, development opportunities and highly professional colleagues are among the things that makes this company a unique place to work.

    ConsThe rapid growth of the company and the demands for compliance withing the pharmaceutical industry results in increased bureaucracy and complexity.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Excellent work as temp

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsThey care about their employees and it shows. New age feeling work environment with lots of trust

    ConsHire lots of temps, more difficult to find full time

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

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    Multinational Culture

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsDirect management access, casual office culture, possibilities for work from home

    Consless ambitions and conservative about change

    Advice to Senior Managementinnovation

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    This is a great company with great values ​​unique and advanced technology in research and new product development

    Diabetes Care Specialist (Former Employee) Maracaibo (Venezuela)

    ProsGreat People !
    Great Values!
    Great Policies!
    Advanced technology!
    Leadership in Diabetes!

    ConsNeed more presence in the pharmaceutical market...

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Wonderful Company

    Medical Liaison (Former Employee)

    ProsBenefits were amazing and the team of people I worked with could not be beat. Also, the culture was alive and could be felt in everything you did.

    ConsI had no negative experiences while working at Novo Nordisk. Fabulous company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what you do!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Opportunity of a Lifetime

    Finance Director (Current Employee) Johannesburg (South Africa)

    ProsGreat company to work with - I joined in India and now moved to South Africa - never ever dreamed of an international assignment until i joined this organization.

    ConsNothing that I can think of -

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    Hard work with good pay.

    Recruiter (Current Employee)

    ProsThe staff is very helpful and supportive. Good professional environment.

    ConsHours can be longer than expected.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Senior clinical data coordinator

    Senior Clinical Data Coordinator (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsVery good company Novo nordisck

    ConsWork pressure is more in N N

    Advice to Senior ManagementNo advise for senior management

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great values, great company, great development opportunities

    Vice President (Current Employee)

    ProsTalented people. Do well by doing good culture. Great products. Great opportunities.

    ConsCompensation is average, salary increase comes mainly through promotion

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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